Answer by Jessye Talley
It depends on your goals. In any engineering discipline you have to statistics classes but that will not be the focus. If you want to go in depth with statistics then I would do it has a BS. I think that starting off developing your thought process as an engineer earlier is better rather than later. I hope this helps.
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